Too often when we’re continuously surrounded by beauty, or anything else, we become inured to its existence. I remember a college psychology course that taught how the brain refuses to accept stimuli if that stimuli is too long unbroken. I’ve thought of that lesson many times since then.
For reasons I can’t explain, this morning when I stepped out into the yard I noticea a flower that I hadn’t noticed before. Then another one. And another. Here are just a few of the flowers in our yard this morning.